Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
Bruno Bich is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the BIC Group. He resumed his functions of Chief Executive Officer in June 2016, after serving as Chairman of the board from 2006 to 2016. In 1993, he had been appointed Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the BIC Group, succeeding the Company founder, his father Marcel Bich.
Prior to his nomination as BIC Group Chairman, Bruno Bich served for nine years as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of BIC Corporation, the Company's North American subsidiary. He led the development of this subsidiary which now represents more than 40% of the Group's sales.
Rising through the ranks in the U.S. business, he held several key corporate positions including Vice President of Sales and Marketing and National Sales Manager.
Bruno Bich began his career by working for five years in the corporate finance department of White Weld & Company, the investment banking firm, before joining BIC. Bruno Bich holds bachelor's degrees in marketing and finance from New York University.